Jun 3, 2009
There is nothing like a good laugh, is there? It not only feels
great to laugh, it can feel great to hear other people laugh. Beyond brightening
the mood, can laughter provide tangible health benefits?
Lee Berk of Loma Linda University in California has done a series of studies on laughter and its possible physiological effects. We will talk to him about his latest study, done over the course of a year with diabetic patients. (Begins at 3:50)
In this month’s Buzz in Physiology (begins at 0:51), we look at studies that provide possible explanations for:
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